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Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only

Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only

4.0 star property
Adults-only hotel with spa, near La Rambla

8.4/10 Very good

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Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
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Aribau 33, Barcelona, 08011

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Eixample
  • Passeig de Gràcia - 9 min walk
  • La Rambla - 10 min walk
  • Placa de Catalunya - 11 min walk
  • Barcelona Cathedral - 18 min walk
  • Sagrada Familia - 30 min walk
  • Barceloneta Beach - 41 min walk
  • Park Guell - 41 min walk
  • Camp Nou - 44 min walk
  • Casa Batllo - 3 min drive
  • Casa Mila - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) - 23 min drive
  • Barcelona Paseo de Gracia Station - 9 min walk
  • Plaça de Catalunya Station - 11 min walk
  • Barcelona (YJB-Barcelona-Sants Train Station) - 26 min walk
  • Universitat Station - 6 min walk
  • Passeig de Gracia Station - 9 min walk
  • Urgell Station - 10 min walk

Restaurants

  • BierCaB - 2 min walk
  • Racó D'en Cesc - 2 min walk
  • Futami - 2 min walk
  • Mediamanga - 2 min walk
  • Volta Al Món - 2 min walk

About this property

Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only

Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only features a rooftop terrace and puts you within a 10-minute walk of La Rambla. Guests can indulge in massages at the spa, and Peruvian cuisine is served at Nikkei 103, which is open for lunch and dinner. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include an outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a health club. Fellow travelers like the helpful staff and breakfast. Public transportation is just a short walk: Universitat Station is 6 minutes and Passeig de Gracia Station is 9 minutes.

Languages

Catalan, English, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Tourism Certified (Spain)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 105 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 5:30 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property is located in the city's Low Emission Zone; only low-emission vehicles are permitted to enter. Guests with non-Spanish license plates must register their vehicle with the city in advance.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Offsite parking within 328 ft (EUR 25 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Caters to adults only

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–noon on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (limited hours)

Working away

  • Business center
  • 2 meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • On-site car rental
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Health club
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

Languages

  • Catalan
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Slippers

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include massages. The spa is open daily.

Dining

Nikkei 103 - This restaurant specializes in Peruvian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.
The Sky Bar - Onsite café. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Nikkei 103 - This fine-dining restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQ) guests.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.80 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Spa access is available for an extra charge of EUR 15 per day

Parking

  • Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 25 per day (328 ft away)

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Tourism Certified (Spain).

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1000, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-out is available.
Is there an onsite casino at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino Barcelona (6-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only and nearby?
Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only has a spa and an outdoor pool, as well as a steam room.
Are there restaurants at or near Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only?
Yes, Nikkei 103 offers Peruvian cuisine.
What's the area around Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only like?
Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only is a short 6-minute walk from Universitat Station and 10 minutes' walk from La Rambla. Travelers recommend the hotel for its central location.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.8/10

Cleanliness

8.7/10

Staff & service

8.3/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.8/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Comfy
I love my stay. Location is perfect. Close to Metro, walking distance to La Rambla , Gothic Quarter and shopping center. Staff are friendly. Comfy bed and clean. Coffee & Tea in the room
Jay, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location-boutique gay hotel
Lovely hotel in a great location. Will definitely recommend.
Jeffery, 3-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Jessica, 2-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Cipriano, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Meagan, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mark, 8-night trip
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8/10 Very good

2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great stay!
This is a great gay hotel that is on par with other straight hotels in its class while offering gay-focused amenities like drag shows and dance nights at their roof-top bar. We will definitely be staying at Axel hotels in other cities!
Joshua, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Cees, 23-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Joseph, 1-night trip
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